HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) - Radiology - FT in Cartersville, Georgia

Must smile and make eye contact. The Registered Nurse performs direct patient care within the scope of the Registered Nurse Practice Act. The radiology RN performs the primary function of assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating the procedural care of all assigned patients, infancy through the life span, during the designated shift. Daily use of analytical and decision-making skills. Maintains cost-effectiveness. Responsible for meeting the established policies/standards of practice for this facility. Participate in Performance Improvement Activities to assure continuous Quality Improvement. Maintains cultural and diversity awareness when dealing with patients, visitors, and co-workers. Promotes a supportive, team-work oriented environment. Fulfills departmental responsibilities with the long-range plan, mission, vision and values of CMC. Promotes and maintains patient safety standards. Handles and delivers medications as prescribed by a Licensed Independent Practitioner.

Cartersville Medical Center is a 119-bed acute care community hospital and regional cancer center (The Hope Center) located in Cartersville in beautiful Northwest Georgia, just 40 miles north of Atlanta and 60 miles south of Chattanooga, TN. Cartersville Medical Center has received an “A” grade from Leapfrog Hospital Safety. Cartersville Medical Center has also received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll Elite Plus. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to providing quality evidence-based stroke treatment, according to nationally recognized, research guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence.

Two years Critical Care experience. BSN preferred. Current state of Georgia RN license. Basic Healthcare Provider (BLS) Certification required within 90 days of hire or promotion. Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required within 90 days of hire or promotion.

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) - Radiology - FT

Location: Georgia-Cartersville-Cartersville Medical Center-Cartersville

Requisition ID: 08625-6572